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Join Australia's leading regional peak business group

When you join Business Hunter, you join a network of more than 2,500 businesses across the Hunter Valley.

You receive priority, discounted or free access to our comprehensive program of business events, business advice and advice line and enjoy the shared benefits of our advocacy on behalf of business in the region.

Business Hunter champions projects and initiatives to advance the interests of our region. We engage closely with government through strong and effective advocacy that puts the Hunter’s business, economic and social priorities at front of mind.  

Members of the Business Hunter also benefit from our associate organisations Business NSW and Business Australia.

Business Australia provides support to members to help them do business better. The Business Australia website has a host of free business advice, tools and templates which all of our members can access. This includes the comprehensive Business Guide to Coronavirus, which is updated daily.

Business Hunter's Policy and Advocacy team works closely with our policy colleagues in Business NSW to ensure the interests of business are heard by government. Our strong links into government are proving more important now than ever, as decision makers move quickly in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Hunter First is an influential network of businesses and organisations with a significant presence, interest or stake in the Hunter region. The Firsts are a collaborative, executive-level membership group who come together to network, share ideas, hear from government leaders and industry experts, and advocate for common goals. Hunter First members enjoy exclusive opportunities for networking, engagement and representation.


Great for businesses wanting to connect with others in an active business network. Includes webcasts, webinars, advice, tools and document, at least three free events each ear, discounted legal services and voting rights. 

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Great for businesses looking for support and advice on managing their employees. Includes webcasts, webinars, advice, tools and documents, 12 Workplace Advice Line calls per year, discounted legal services and voting rights.

Read more about Business Workplace

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Phone: (02) 9466 4665 or email: